Every town has its traffic trouble spots. On this episode of Traffic Troubles, The Next Street visited Officer Soccio with the New London Police Department. We talked about what some of the department's major concerns were when it came to traffic within New London and went to visit them. One thing to keep in mind about New London, which is something that happens to a lot of other smaller cities, is that the roads were built a long time ago. Meaning, when built, the growth of the city was not a major concern, so being able to handle so much traffic was not expected. Officer Soccio went over why these areas were concerning and how, and when, to avoid trouble in these areas.
While some folks love to get behind the wheel and take a leisurely Sunday drive, nobody will tell you that being stuck bumper-to-bumper on the highway provides an enjoyable experience. To survive with your sanity intact, follow these helpful tips and tricks we here at The Next Street provide to our students during the Driver's Education process.